Plaster Slip Casting (Two Part Molds)

at GnarWare Workshop - Lower West Side

Course Details
$150 4 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Aug 24, 12:00pm - Sep 14, 2:00pm (4 sessions)

Lower West Side, West Side
1838 West Cermak Rd
Btwn S Wolcott Ave & S Wood St
Chicago, Illinois 60608
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this pottery class:

This class explores techniques for slip casting one and two part molds. Students will go through the process of mold making with plaster, and use slip to make up to 5 casted forms. 

Supplies provided: 
  • 25lbs of slip cast plaster, 
  • one box of standard white slip, 
  • and tools (boards, buckets, and clamps). 
Please email if you have questions if your form can work for this class.

Students have open access to the studio the duration of the class.

The plaster making part of this class will take place outside in the yard of the studio.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
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This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sat, Aug 31 12:00pm - 2:00pm French Villagrana
Sat, Sep 07 12:00pm - 2:00pm French Villagrana
Sat, Sep 14 12:00pm - 2:00pm French Villagrana

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Plaster Slip Casting (Two Part Molds)
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